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The Resource I love Lucy, Season 1, Desilu ; CBS Television, (DVD)

I love Lucy, Season 1, Desilu ; CBS Television, (DVD)

Label
I love Lucy, Season 1
Title
I love Lucy
Title number
Season 1
Statement of responsibility
Desilu ; CBS Television
Title variation
I love Lucy
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The pilot & first season that introduced America to the redheaded housewife with show business aspirations, her long-suffering bandleader husband, and their friends the Mertzes (the prototypical sitcom wacky neighbors). Produced by Ball & Arnaz' company Desilu, the duo (along with co-creator Jess Oppenheimer) decided to shoot the show in Hollywood, on 35 mm film in front of a live studio audience, with three cameras to capture the action
Cataloging source
BIB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
[Series] producer, Jess Oppenheimer ; director, Marc Daniels ; writers, Jess Oppenheimer, Madelyn Pugh and Bob Carroll, Jr. ; director of photography, Karl Freund; pilot ep. director, Ralph Levy. DVD produced by Gregg Oppenheimer
Dewey number
791.45/75
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English dialogue with optional Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1992.77
LC item number
.I11 2005
PerformerNote
Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, Vivian Vance, William Frawley
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1911-1989
  • 1917-1986
  • 1887-1966
  • 1918-2007
  • 1919-2001
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ball, Lucille
  • Arnaz, Desi
  • Vance, Vivian
  • Frawley, William
  • Oppenheimer, Jess
  • Davis, Madelyn Pugh
  • Carroll, Bob
  • Daniels, Marc
  • Levy, Ralph
  • Oppenheimer, Gregg
  • Desilu Productions
  • CBS Television Network
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)
  • CBS DVD (Firm)
Runtime
907
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Married people
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Apartment dwellers
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Cuban Americans
  • Slapstick comedy television programs
  • Situation comedies (Television programs)
  • Television comedies
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
I love Lucy, Season 1, Desilu ; CBS Television, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast by CBS 1951-1952
  • Special features: Special footage; Guest cast information; Flubs; Original series openings; "Behind-the-scenes" audio featurette & photo gallery; 13 episodes of Lucy's radio show
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • The audition
  • The séance;
  • Men are messy
  • The fur coat
  • Lucy is jealous of girl singer
  • Drafted
  • Disc 3.
  • The adagio
  • The benefit
  • The amateur hour
  • Disc 1.
  • Lucy plays Cupid
  • Disc 4.
  • Lucy fakes illness
  • Lucy writes a play
  • Breaking the lease
  • The ballet
  • The young fans
  • New neighbors
  • Disc 5.
  • Fred and Ethel fight
  • The lost pilot
  • The moustache
  • The gossip
  • Pioneer women
  • The marriage license;
  • The kleptomaniac
  • Disc 6.
  • Cuban pals
  • The freezer
  • Lucy does a TV commercial
  • The publicity agent
  • The girls want to go to a nightclub
  • Disc 7.
  • Lucy gets Ricky on the radio
  • Lucy's schedule
  • Ricky thinks he's getting bald
  • Ricky asks for a raise
  • Be a pal
  • The diet
  • Lucy thinks Ricky is trying to murder her
  • The quiz show
  • Disc 2.
Control code
ocm60822104
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
7 videodiscs (15 hr., 7 min.)
Isbn
9781415708330
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
02745
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)60822104
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
I love Lucy, Season 1, Desilu ; CBS Television, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast by CBS 1951-1952
  • Special features: Special footage; Guest cast information; Flubs; Original series openings; "Behind-the-scenes" audio featurette & photo gallery; 13 episodes of Lucy's radio show
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • The audition
  • The séance;
  • Men are messy
  • The fur coat
  • Lucy is jealous of girl singer
  • Drafted
  • Disc 3.
  • The adagio
  • The benefit
  • The amateur hour
  • Disc 1.
  • Lucy plays Cupid
  • Disc 4.
  • Lucy fakes illness
  • Lucy writes a play
  • Breaking the lease
  • The ballet
  • The young fans
  • New neighbors
  • Disc 5.
  • Fred and Ethel fight
  • The lost pilot
  • The moustache
  • The gossip
  • Pioneer women
  • The marriage license;
  • The kleptomaniac
  • Disc 6.
  • Cuban pals
  • The freezer
  • Lucy does a TV commercial
  • The publicity agent
  • The girls want to go to a nightclub
  • Disc 7.
  • Lucy gets Ricky on the radio
  • Lucy's schedule
  • Ricky thinks he's getting bald
  • Ricky asks for a raise
  • Be a pal
  • The diet
  • Lucy thinks Ricky is trying to murder her
  • The quiz show
  • Disc 2.
Control code
ocm60822104
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's ed.
Extent
7 videodiscs (15 hr., 7 min.)
Isbn
9781415708330
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
02745
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)60822104
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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